1997 kawasaki ZZR 1100 - Answered Questions & Fixed issues


Hi, Maximumroach and the usual suspects are:
1. Low coolant level.
2. Restricted radiator air flow.
3. Faulty thermostat.
4. Coolant pump or fans inoperative.
5. Vent hose crimped.
6. Air in the coolant and needs bleeding.
7. Engine idling too long or bike moving too slow.
8. Coolant too old needs to be replaced.
9. Faulty temperature sensor, wiring or connector.
10. Ignition timing retarded.
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1997 kawasaki... | Answered on Apr 01, 2018 | 200 views


Hi there,
If u have left the bike standing

1997 kawasaki... | Answered on Sep 05, 2010 | 287 views


Hi, Anonymous for this scenario you will need your service manual that has all fastener torque specs and a wiring diagram on the back pages, parts fiche, and owners manual if you can't find the best tool you ever bought for your Kawasaki, despair not, for a mere zero $0 you can download another one.
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kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Apr 01, 2018 | 162 views


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get one of these.. it will give you the trouble shooting instructions..

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Sep 05, 2017 | 22 views


Hi, Barry why do I get the feeling there is something your not telling me? They came off easy enough they should go back on the same easy way just make sure you do a proper wheel alignment and chain adjustment before you torque down the rear axle nut, for this scenario you will need your service/owners manual if you can't find the first and best tool you ever bought for your Kawasaki, despair not, for a mere $0 you can download another one. For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the links below. Good luck and have a nice day.
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kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Oct 26, 2016 | 33 views


The problem is the tank is not uniformly shaped, narrower near the bottom. As the fuel drops below the widest parts into the narrower parts, it drops faster.
This is something you are probably going to have to live with.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on May 14, 2016 | 47 views


you could try calling kawasaki.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on May 03, 2016 | 21 views


Hi Mathewacklin, you have a dead short which is usually the easiest to find. Using a test light connected to the hot side of the blown fuse holder, start probing the wire leaving the fuse holder about an inch away the test light should illuminate, keep probing towards the ignition switch until the test light no longer illuminates you are now very close to the short. For more information about your issue, please visit the websites below. Good luck and have a nice day. Kawasaki Motorcycle Service Repair Workshop Manuals

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kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Oct 03, 2015 | 179 views


It's on the head stock on the right hand side.between the forks on the frame.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Feb 16, 2015 | 171 views


Is thebike leaking? If not your rings are fooked.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Aug 21, 2014 | 71 views


Fuel Pump Pressure
Standard: 11 - 16 kPa
(0.11 - 0.16 kg/em', 1.6 - 2.3 psi)

Hope this helps
Ken

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Aug 19, 2014 | 109 views


hi there,
this table will help you. I used to own one.. beautiful bikes easy to work on too!
Valves:
Valve clearance: Inlet 0.13 0.19 mm
Exhaust 0.18 0.24 mm
Valve head thickness: Inlet 0.5mm 0.25 mm
Exhaust 0.8mm 0.5mm
Valve stem bend 0.05 mm TIR
Valve stem diameter: Inlet 4.975 4.990 mm 4.96 mm
Exhaust 4.955 4.970 mm 4.94 mm
Valve guide inside diameter 5.000 5.01 2 mm 5.08 mm
Valve/valve guide clearance
(wobble method): Inlet 0.02 0.07 mm 0.18 mm
Exhaust 0.06 0.11 mm 0.21 mm
Valve seating surface:
Outside diameter: Inlet 30.8 31.0 mm
Exhaust 26.3 26.5 mm
Width 0.5 1.0 mm
Valve spring free length: Inner 35.5 mm 33.6 mm
Outer 40.5 mm 38.6 mm
Valve seat cutting angle 32 degrees, 45 degrees, 60 degrees


Hope it helps.. Ken

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Aug 19, 2014 | 277 views


Normal setup is 36 front and 42 rear

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on May 09, 2014 | 25 views


Always very frustrating when you have an issue like this. Just to recap on my understanding what you have ruled out:
- not a battery issue as you have a car battery linked up!?
- not the starter motor as you have tried a second one!?
- rotation is only slightly better with the plugs removed ( trust this is all four? )
My suggestions would be:
1) remove all the plugs and with the bike in neutral, remove the timing cover at the crank and turn the crank clockwise and see how much resistance you get over a few full revolutions. Everything should move nice and easy, if it does not then there is something mechanically wrong in the engine.
2) when did you last change the oil and filter? I would suggest you do this to ensure you do not have a load of sludge in there which will certainly add lots of resistance when cranking a cold motor.
3) is it possible you are experiencing clutch drag? When cranking the bike pull the clutch in to ensure the clutch is truly disengaged and not dragging.
Try the above points and let me know how you get on.
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kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jan 26, 2014 | 106 views


It may be dirty carbs try cleaning them and make sure non of the jets are clogged

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jan 25, 2014 | 134 views


sounds like the fuel sending unit in the tank and the temp sensor is probably bad or grounded out

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jan 24, 2014 | 120 views


Try keeping them in proper position for a while, if thats how it became, the reverse idea should work.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jan 25, 2014 | 73 views


from what year it is?

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Aug 01, 2013 | 16 views


Fuel issue (could be clogged jets)
Loose spark plug boots (lack of spark could cause it as well).

Clogged exhaust making excess exhaust pressure.

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jul 13, 2013 | 669 views


hello if you need the service manual for the Kawasaki Zzr 1100 you can download it from the below link:
http://goo.gl/HXcTk
Thanks

kawasaki ZZR... | Answered on Jun 28, 2013 | 105 views

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